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Author Talk – Long Island Reads 2020

By Southold | Books

Light From Other Stars, by Erika Swyler, has been selected as the book for “LONG ISLAND READS 2020”. The Hampton Library in Bridgehampton is hosting a visit with Ms. Swyler, born and raised on Long Island’s North Shore and a best selling author, who will discuss her book, Light From Other Stars. “Grand in scope and […]

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Field of Dreams

By Southold | News

Missing baseball? So are we. Until we can go to the ballpark, we are sharing some free substitutes to remind you why you love the game so much. Click Here to watch the Ken Burns’ documentary about baseball. This is a rare and great opportunity to see a terrific story told by one of the […]

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New York State Voter Registration Deadlines/Absentee Voting

By Southold | News

UPDATED INFORMATIONThe Democratic Presidential Primary has been rescheduled from April 28th to June 23rd by Executive Order of the Governor. Registration applications must be postmarked no later than May 29, 2020 and received by a board of elections no later than June 3, 2020 to be eligible to vote in the Primary.Registration ApplicationIN PERSON REGISTRATION You may […]

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Libby

Have You Tried Libby Yet?

By Southold | Books

It’s another way to access the Library’s ebooks and audiobooks. It is available for Android, iOS, Windows and on your PC at www.libbyapp.comLibby is built by OverDrive, who also developed the OverDrive app that our library offers for downloading material.  Both apps let you borrow the same free digital content from the library. However, Libby […]

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The Pulitzer Prize Fiction 2020 Winner Announcement

By Southold | Books

The Pulitzer Prize for Fiction was announced recently. The 2020 winner isThe Nickel Boys, by Colson Whitehead. This is his second Pulitzer for fiction. He was awarded the prize in 2017 for The Undergound Railroad.The two finalists this year were The Dutch House by Ann Patchett and The Topeka School by Ben Lerner.​​All four titles are available […]

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Consumer Reports

How to Search Consumer Reports Online

By Southold | News

As we all know, Consumer Reports (CR) magazine is a reliable source of product information.  Did you know that you can search CR online, via the Library website, for FULL access to its magazines going back to 1991?  (You can search the CR website; however, full access is not available without paying to join.)  So […]

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Adult Mental Health Awareness

May is “National Older Adult Mental Health Awareness” Month

By Southold | News

May is the month when we recognize “National Older Adult Mental Health Awareness”. We want to share some information for your reference. The New York State Office of Mental Health is providing emotional support and guidance relating to COVID-19.  Find them online at www.omh.ny.govHOTLINES Response Crisis Center …. 631-751-7500 Veterans’ Crisis Line ….1-800-273-8255 Veteran Caregiver Support Line … […]

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Free Music

Free Music Sources for Your Enjoyment

By Southold | Music

“Lincoln Center at Home” is an easy way to catch up on some culture! Wide variety of concerts and performances for adults and kids. Some performances are on demand and there is a calendar for the others. NPR lists concerts daily with a quick link. All types of music. Jazz concerts you can livestream! Country […]

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